RPC I, 4983

 

Image of specimen #10

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4983
Province Syria
Region Samaria
City Caesarea Maritima
Reign Agrippa I
Person (obv.) Claudius (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Agrippa I (king) ; Claudius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΤΙΒΕΡΙΟΣ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΣ ΓΕΡ
Obverse design laureate head of Claudius, r.
Reverse inscription ΒΑΣΙΛΕΥΣ ΜΕΓΑΣ ΑΓΡΙΠΠΑΣ ΦΙΛΟ(ΚΑΙΣΑΡ), LΖ (in pediment)
Reverse design temple with two columns containing King Agrippa, Claudius and two other figures
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 15.33 g
Axis 12
Reference Meshorer 8, Burnett 10
Specimens 14
Note For an interpretation of the rev. type as the consecration, in the Temple of Capitoline Jupiter at Rome, of the treaty between Agrippa and Claudius, see Burnett.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 23
2     B: 661/1919
3     P: 133
4     NFA 1976, J22
5     A. Kindler, Coins of the Land of Israel, no. 54
7     Meshorer, Jewish Coins, 89
8     CNG MBS 76, 12 Sept. 2007, lot 1132
9     Roma Numismatics EA 64, 28 Nov. 2019, lot 474
10     ✸ CNG 105, 10 May 2017, lot 596
11     CNG 103, 14 Sept. 2016, lot 591
12     IMJ Sofaer 164
13     Archaeological Center Auction 68, part 1, 12 Apr. 2020, lot 86
14     Künker 341, Samel coll., 1 Oct. 2020, lot 6210
15     Künker 341, 1 Oct. 2020, lot 6211